Ikano Bank head office
Interesting career opportunity in a banking head office
You will in this attractive position play an active role and be a very substantial part in ensuring that Ikano Bank at all times meet the requirements for consolidation and financial regulatory reporting. Being the right hand to your Manager (The Head of Finance Compliance & Reporting), you will be responsible for a team of two senior co-workers. Together the 3 of you form the Consolidation & Financial Reporting Team, who acts as Shared Service Centre for regulatory reporting for the Bank to the Swedish authorities including the reporting for 5 of the branches abroad (DK, NO, FI, UK, GE).
The focus areas are mainly regulatory reporting (a large number of different reports throughout the year), preparation of Annual and Interim Reports, consolidation of the Bank's statutory accounts and the monthly submission of the Bank's accounts to the Ikano Group e.g. Ikano S.A., quarterly Pillar III disclosures, capital adequacy calculations (Pillar I), capital planning and forecasting and tasks related to ICAAP/ILAAP. You will take part in the operational tasks and simultaneously manage the team and prioritize the tasks. As team leader you also support your Manager in assessing and planning the Bank's capital requirements, and ensuring the compliance with capital regulations and standards.
You coordinate with the central and local accounting and controlling teams, Risk teams and other contributors and stakeholders to support in ensuring that Ikano Bank's regulatory reporting and public disclosures are accurate and compliant with regulations and sound accounting and reporting principles. You work closely together with the Finance Compliance Manager in these activities as well as the Accounting Specialist. Furthermore, you and your team together with the Finance Compliance team participate in projects across the organisation with other stakeholders to implement new/changed regulatory requirements within the area of financial reporting, capital adequacy and public disclosures. You will have a key role in developing the Shared Services Centre and Centre of Excellence further, taking it to the next level, working with Ikano values in mind, always applying common sense & simplicity in day-to-day situations.
Proven regulatory reporting skills and experience within public disclosure processes
As a minimum you bring a bachelor degree in finance/accounting. However, an educational background from the financial sector (e.g. banking, insurance) in combination with experience from regulatory reporting, capital management or risk functions. Your background can also be from Consultancy given that you have hands-on/ implementation experience.
The basic requirement is min. 5 years of experience within regulatory reporting – in particular EBA COREP reporting (calculation of key ratios like Own Funds ratio, Leverage ratio, LCR, NSFR). Furthermore, you have experience with capital adequacy ("Own Funds" according to Basel3 rules) and Pillar I risk calculations. In fact, you are a Basel3 regulatory specialist with practical experience. You have also worked with public disclosures like Annual Reports and Pillar III reports, as well as gained accounting experience/IFRS insight. People management experience is preferred, however not a requirement but you should find it very motivating to take on a people management responsibility.
You are proactive, results-driven and motivated by having a key position as team leader of a small team in an international organisation. Your personality is characterised by the ability to work independently and being self-motivated, but also by a relationship-building approach and excellent communication skills. You know that your way of communication is Key for your success. You write/speak English fluently and are able to read/understand Swedish.
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The recruitment process is carried out by Compass Human Resources Group A/S. If you want to know more about the position, please contact Partner Anita Blinkenborg on telephone +45 70 20 12 75. Please submit your application and CV through www.compasshrg.com, as soon as possible. Please note that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.
About Ikano Banks Ikano Bank offers simple and attractive savings and loan products for consumers, sales support services for retailers, and leasing and factoring solutions for corporate customers. Ikano Bank has a presence in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, the UK, Poland, Germany and Austria. Ikano Bank is part of Ikano Group, who is an international group of companies operating in the areas of banking, insurance, residential and retail. At Ikano, our vision is to create possibilities for better living. We do this by working together to create simple and meaningful solutions based on fair terms that bring value to our customers. Ikano Group was established in 1988 and is owned by the Kamprad family. Find out more about us on www.ikanogroup.com.